Build shared 5G mobile network using the UFB model, says Chorus

Pattrick Smellie
Thu, 07 Dec 2017

By Pattrick Smellie Dec. 7 (BusinessDesk) - The next generation of mobile telephony, known as 5G, should be built using the same government policy approach that supports the nationwide rollout of Ultra-Fast Broadband to create a shared, regulated backbone, says the chief executive of Chorus, Kate McKenzie. "We’ve been saying that when you get into the 5G world, there’s a pretty strong argument that we should be thinking about using the same model we’ve used for the fibre infrastructure," she told BusinessDesk in an interview. "In a 5G wor...

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